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World leaders are pictured at the COP23 climate change event in Bonn, Germany

World leaders are pictured at the COP23 climate change event in Bonn, Germany

Pope Francis sends letter to COP23 climate conference in Bonn

16/11/2017 14:14

Pope Francis has sent a letter to participants in the COP23 UN Convention on climate change, making an "urgent call" for renewed dialogue and a high level of cooperation among nations

 

Pacific Islands Forum audience

Pope Francis meets with leaders of the Pacific Island Forum in the Vatican on Saturday, ahead of their arrival in Bonn for the COP23 conference on climate change

Pacific Island leaders share climate concerns at COP23

13/11/2017 14:01

Listen to our exclusive interviews with Taneti Maamau, President of the Republic of Kiribati, and Fiame Naomi Mata’afa, deputy Prime Minister of Samoa, who met with Pope Francis as they prepared to attend the COP23 climate conference in Bonn

Pope Francis delivers a speech during a session of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization in 2014

Pope Francis delivers a speech during a session of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization in 2014

Pope Francis to address UN FAO on World Food Day

13/10/2017 14:47

Pope Francis will travel to the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Headquarters in Rome on Monday to attend a ceremony marking World Food Day.

 

A member of a Colombian indigenous community walks on the banks of the Amazon River

A member of a Colombian indigenous community walks on the banks of the Amazon River

Pope in Colombia: focus on his call for an integral ecology

05/09/2017 14:00

As Pope Francis prepares to travel to Colombia, we focus on the issue of integral ecology, environmental justice, and the inclusion of indigenous people with Chloe Schwabe, Director of Faith, Economy, Ecology for the Maryknoll Office of Global Concerns

 

Laudato sì

Laudato sì

Southern Africa launches care of creation campaign

05/09/2017 11:36

The Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference has embarked on an awareness campaign for the Care of Creation, under the title, “Cry of the Earth – Cry of the Poor.”

 

One of the fountains, designed by Italian artist Gian Lorenzo Bernini, that adorn St.Peter's Square at the Vatican.

One of the fountains, designed by Italian artist Gian Lorenzo Bernini, that adorn St.Peter's Square at the Vatican.

Italy drought: Vatican turns off fountains to save water

25/07/2017 07:37

The drought that is affecting the city of Rome and the surrounding areas of the capital has led the Holy See to take measures to save water.

 

Logo of the "Laudato Sì & Big Cities" Conference taking place in Rio de Janeiro

Logo of the "Laudato Sì & Big Cities" Conference taking place in Rio de Janeiro

Pope urges governments to take the lead in caring for creation

14/07/2017 15:43

Respect, responsibility and relationship are the three  themes highlighted by Pope Francis in a message addressed to the “Laudato Sì & Big Cities” conference taking place in Rio de Janeiro.